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How do your zip code and medications make you susceptible to heat risk? CDC tool aims to help

Roughly 2,300 people in the U.S. died due to extreme heat in 2023. That risk is likely not going away soon, as scientists say...

Tina Turner, unstoppable superstar whose hits included ‘What’s Love Got to Do With It,’ dead at 83

NEW YORK (AP) — Tina Turner, the unstoppable singer and stage performer who teamed with husband Ike Turner for a dynamic run of hit...

Black entrepreneurs address community health concerns with businesses that focus on wellness

Bad knees forced fitness enthusiast Kendra Blackett-Dibinga to quit her passion of running and training. But those same knee troubles ultimately lead her to...

How to keep children healthy this school year

School is in session and many parents want to make sure their children avoid illnesses this academic year. According to the National Center for...

Preserved brains may provide key to treatment for mental illness

Visitors to the Indiana Medical History Museum in Indianapolis may find the 19th-century brains on display a strange reminder of the building's past as...

Effects of foodborne illness can linger: report

Most food-borne illnesses last only a few days, but in some cases, they can have long-term consequences, particularly in children, U.S. researchers say. Most...

Teaching 9-year-olds about mental illness

Kids in elementary school in Nova Scotia are learning how to recognize mental illness under new curriculum People with symptoms of mental illness often...

Illness prompts closure of Indianapolis school

INDIANAPOLIS - A private school in Indianapolis closed a day early for its fall break because of widespread illness among its students. Heritage Christian...

CDC: Splash parks can cause child illness

State and local governments should consider taking precautions to prevent waterborne illness associated with splash parks, U.S. health officials advise. A report in the...
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